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The Mayr-Melnhof Group is the world-leader in coated recycled cartonboard with a growing position in virgin fiber based board and Europe’s leading manufacturer of folding cartons. The Group’s operations are entirely concentrated on the core business areas which are managed in two operative segments MM-Karton and MM-Packaging.

The Company was founded more than 100 years ago and has become the European market leader in its business segments during the last 25 years. On the basis of cost leadership and as a partner to successful customers we have for long been a leading consolidator in our history.

 

Our vision is to continue growth with solid earnings over the long-term and to occupy leading positions in new markets. Along the way, we will maintain our focus on sustainable benefits for our customers, shareholders and employees in order to generate lasting value.


MM Karton is the worldwide leading manufacturer of coated recovered cartonboard with a growing position in virgin fiber based board. The Division is composed of seven mills in Europe with a total annual production capacity of approximately 1.6 million tons. The product range comprises the complete bandwidth of all types of recycled carton with grey, cream, white, and Kraft back. The production of virgin fiber based cartonboard rounds off the comprehensive range of products offered by Mayr-Melnhof Karton.

MM Packaging is Europe's largest manufacturer of folding cartons. At 33 locations more than 650,000 tons of cartonboard are converted into folding cartons per annum, with the majority of the manufactured products being sold to multinational customers in the branded goods industry. A wide product range, innovation and increase of efficiency are the key factors for the successful development of the Division.

In 2011 the MM-Group had about 8,830 employees and achieved consolidated sales of approximately EUR 1.9 billion. Since 1994 Mayr-Melnhof has been listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange.